The Secretariat handles the day-to-day business and administration of the Commission and implements its decisions (monitoring and evaluation of projects, editing reports and publications, producing and publishing the periodical on women's issues, organizing events). It maintains contact and exchanges information with government agencies and institutions, with women's and human rights organizations and with researchers.

The FCWI secretariat acts as a contact point for the media and the general public.

The Secretariat team:

Bettina Fredrich phd in geography
Head of the FCWI (80% post)

Claudia Weilenmann lic.phil. I
Research Assistant (35% post)

Eva Granwehr Master of Arts in Political Science and Gender Studies 
Administrative Assistant (50% post)

Deborah Oliveira Master of Arts in Anthropology and Gender Studies 
Research Intern since 01.09.2019 (80% post)


Further information


Office hours
Monday – Thursday 9.00 am – 5.00 pm